has anyone used the book " word power made handy " by Shalini Verma ??
1. how much relevant is the book for MBA entrance preparations perspective ?
2. Is the author providing a sentence with the meaning of a word ?. I am asking this because learning without the help of contexual usage is very difficult for me .
Plz reply asap
Agape : Wide open, in a state of wonder and amazement
Mnemonics :: Agape ~ a + gap; an opened mouth has gap between lips and hence agape
Alcove : a small recess opening off a larger room, bay
Mnemonics :: alcove ~ a cave; reminds us of a cave which has a small opening
their is one more book for vocab which is also very good by Norman
lewis and Wilfred Funk if u need it i may send it to u i have ebook
Please forward it on firstname.lastname@example.org
Meaning of some words ve can remember by their opposite word:
1) Bashful : ye garrulous ka opposite h..nd ve kno garrulous means extremely talkative..
2) Impugn : ye defend ka opposite h..nd ve kno wt defend means..
3) Ostensible : opposite of "Real"
4) Apocryphal : Opposite of "authentic"....
5) ducile : opposite of "Obdurate.".
6) Inept: Opposite of "Adept"
7) shallow : opposite of "profound"
8) Wane, deteriorate : opposite of Flourish..
V can prepare some pairs like this its useful..
Keep sharing this kind of funda here guys... :)
Two words from me for today :
stolid -- having no passion
candid -- honest